GLō by Best Western Hotels & Resorts International, owned by an Asian American hotel developer in cooperation with the city of DeSoto, Texas, is set to open in May.
Jiger Patel of Shreem Capital and Eighty-Twenty Development of Irving, Texas, will construct the 75-room property next to an industrial park.
The hotel will have 1,000 square feet of meeting space, a fitness center and a spa. 3i Contracting LLC is the general contractor. DeSoto Economic and Development Corporation approved a grant to attract the project to the city.
DeSoto is 15 miles from downtown Dallas. Neighboring enterprises at the Eagle Business and Industrial Park include GlasFloss Industries Inc., DeSoto Heliport, Solar Turbines – A Caterpillar Company, Kohl’s e-Commerce Fulfilment Center, luxury brand Williams-Sonoma Direct, Sam’s/Wal-Mart Distribution, Cintas, DW Distribution, Kauffman Tire, Marten Transport, DIAB and ZEP.